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NYX Illuminator in Narcissistic

January 3, 2018


I’ve had this NYX Illuminator for a little while now, and wear it whenever my skin needs some brightening (as in the winter).   NYX’s Illuminator comes in 5 different, fairly sheer, shades. The one I chose is named Narcissistic. It is a very pale, sheer peach with a slight iridescence that makes skin glow. The overall […]

IPSY December 2015 Glam Bag

December 23, 2015


I just received my December 2015 IPSY Glam Bag! My sister also subscribes to this beauty sample program and we always open our bags together to compare what samples we each receive (based on your IPSY makeup/skincare/hair care preferences when you sign up for the program). This month – each of our bags had exactly the SAME […]

MAC Keepsakes Heirloom Collection eye palettes

February 9, 2015


        MAC holiday 2014 featured these two Keepsakes eyeshadow palettes as part of their Heirloom Collection. They are fabulous examples of how vibrant, pigmented and beautiful MAC eyeshadows are:                 I received one of these from my sister as a Christmas gift and I purchased […]

EM COSMETICS – the life moment palettes

March 8, 2014


I recently discovered EM Cosmetics by Michelle Phan. Love the color combinations she has put together, and range of colors in one palette! EM Cosmetics sells online, and offers a full range of makeup choices. There are four very large the life palettes, as well as smaller versions called the life moment palettes (as in this post). […]

TRISH MCEVOY 2014 Holiday

January 5, 2014


During December I attended two Trish McEvoy events at the nearby Nordstrom store (I purchased two new products at each), and received a lovely set of Trish cosmetics from my husband for Chistmas – I am combining all these items for this blog. The cosmetics department had a beauty event the first of the month […]

Happy New Year Gorgeous!!! – 2014

December 31, 2013


Wishing you all a very Happy New Year – 2014!!! This post is my 2014 New Year Look. I hope you enjoy the photos! Here are a couple photos before adding makeup selected for New Years Eve!: These are the key cosmetics I chose to wear. The piece de resistance product is Trish McEvoy’s Luminous […]

MAC Stroke of Midnight Face Palette – warm

December 1, 2013


The Stroke of Midnight collection made it on the scene just before the holiday rush this year. Its nice to see MAC using some relatively toned-down colors for this collection – as I’m not as tempted to try their palettes when they include wilder colors. In fact I had a difficult time deciding between the […]